Smithfield Foods
Farm Maintenance Tech 1
At a glance
Location: US-MO-Powersville Map
Posted: 12/02/2019
Closing: 01/01/2020
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Smithfield Foods
Job description

Farm Maintenance Technician -Somerset (rural Mercer County) H07
DESCRIPTION: To ensure properly scheduled, periodic, preventative or emergency maintenance of production buildings and equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•Trouble shooting and repairing hog confinement facilities equipment.
•Inspecting, adjusting, and repairing equipment and building structures in the facilities.
•Recordkeeping of time and materials related to individual work orders.
•Starting machines and equipment to test operation following repair.
•Setting up and operating metal working equipment and tools, such as lathe, drill press, grinder, or welder, to make or repair parts.
•Analyzing and resolving machinery and equipment problems, applying knowledge of shop mathematics and mechanics.
•Directing the work of new hires in training.
•Determining priority of work orders.
•Assisting other workers in a variety of duties.
•Following other job-related instructions and performing other job-related duties as requested, subject to all applicable state and federal laws.

Job requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: Interested candidates must have mechanical and electrical skills with one-year minimum construction or maintenance experience. Candidates are also required to have a high school diploma or GED. People in this position must be able to lift 100 lbs with a full range of body motion and be available for 24–hour call on a rotation basis, including weekends. This position also requires that the candidate have a valid drivers’ license at all times with a reliable vehicle to transport tools & components between job sites. Mileage will be paid for on-site travel & after hours call-out.

Farm Maintenance Tech 1